Foodplots and Woodlots: a step farther

Date/Time
Date(s) - Thursday, Feb 15, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Frank W. Bratt Agricultural Center

Categories


foodplots and woodlots: a step farther workshop will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15 at the Frank Bratt Agricultural Center, 3542 Turner Rd., Jamestown.

It is presented by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program as part of their 2017-2018 L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshop Series.

This informative and useful workshop will discuss food plots and managing woodlots for wildlife. Learn the basics of food plots, crop selection, soil testing, plot preparation and tips and tricks to improve your success rate as well as proper management to ensure the long-term success of your woodlot.

David Spann, who has over 15 years of professional experience in conservation and habitat creation, will lead this workshop. Mr. Spann is the District Field Manager for the Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District and has advanced degrees in Fisheries and Aquaculture as well as Forest Technology. He also owns and operates Land Management Services which provides services such as Consultant Forestry and general habitat consulting for landowners. Participants of this workshop will be asked to complete a pre-workshop survey to better focus the course presentation.

The cost is $5 per family.

Pre-registration is required prior to the workshop to allow for adequate time to prepare printed resources and materials.

To register, email kaw249@cornell.edu, or call 716-664-9502, ext. 202.